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WH. Western History Collection

 Record Group
Identifier: WH

Found in 2127 Collections and/or Records:

10th Mountain Division Hut Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1872
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, maps, by-laws, plans, meeting minutes, position papers, fund raising materials, financial statements, articles, brochures, marketing material, postcards, notes, news clippings, hut information, promotional water bottle. Materials related to the construction of the Uncle Bud hut for the 10th Mountain Division Hut and Trail Assoc. (1983-2012).
Dates: 1980-2012

26 Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1010
Scope and Contents By-laws; financial records; vendor files; correspondence; member files; annual reports; newsletters; photographs of past presidents. Boxes 34-43 are restricted. They contain detailed personnel information including social security numbers, wage and tax information, and addresses.
Dates: 1959-1986

99th Infantry Battalion Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH597
Scope and Contents Collection includes biographical files, news clippings, memorials, tributes, photographs, reunion materials; also various issues of 474 findings, Herald-Saga, Spearhead 474 Infantry Regiment (Separate) newspapers.
Dates: 1942-1945, 1985, 1989

A Collection of Trade Cards

 Collection
Identifier: WH1855
Scope and Contents Choromolithographed trade or advertising cards; companies include Lions Coffee, Star Wind Mill, Great Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co., Henderson's Red House Shoes, Highland Evaporated Cream, Libbey Glass, American Sewing Machine Co., Domestic Sewing Machine Co., Eldredge Sewing Machines,Wichita Soap Mfg. Co., and Garland Stoves and Ranges.
Dates: 1865-1900

A Cooperative Highway Effort Thru the Rocky Mountains

 Collection
Identifier: WH1423
Scope and Contents Scrapbooks contain text, drawings, photographs of places along I-70 highway in Colorado. Introduction by F. C. Turner, Colorado Director of Public Roads.
Dates: 1969

A. G. Wallihan Autobiogaphy

 Collection
Identifier: -M812
Scope and Contents Collection contains an autobiography by Wallihan that tells of his big game hunting and wild game photography; introduction by Charles Roth; notes by Chauncey Thomas.
Dates: 1932-1938

A. J. Bean Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH846
Scope and Contents Collection contains a folder with 11 letters (letters were attempts to collect debts owed to the estate of Captain Bean, who had recently died) addressed to Edwin W. Burton, Esq., a Gunnison, Colo. attorney who was collecting amounts due as reflected in the "Account book of Captain A.J. Bean of Gunnison, Colorado." One of the letters referred to Captain Bean as the "County Clerk & Recorder."
Dates: 1883-1889

A. J. Fynn Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: WH149
Scope and Contents Collection contains three scrapbooks with clippings, announcements, programs, letters, book reviews, articles, poems, songs.
Dates: 1872-1931

A. L. Washburn Papers

 Collection
Identifier: -M819
Scope and Contents Collection contains a letter to Washburn from R.Q. Tenney, Colorado State Grange Master. Notebook from Big Thompson Sunday School, Mrs. A.L. Washburn, secretary, treasurer, and librarian.
Dates: 1874

A Lowrie Letter to W. R. Wetherall

 Collection
Identifier: M1848
Scope and Contents Correspondence to W. R. Wetherall mentions hunting trip to Ratoon Mountains (Colorado Territory), Colorado Pike's Peak gold rush, Lowrie's plans to accompany Kit Carson the following spring. Includes transcription.
Dates: December 4, 1859

A. Moore Berry Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: C MSS WH30
Scope and Contents Collection contains a scrapbook with newspaper clippings of Berry's career in Denver, Colo. as a lawyer, judge, and member of the Denver Public Library commission. Includes some family items, invitations, typescripts of articles and poems.
Dates: 1903-1910

A. S. Billingsley Diary

 Collection
Identifier: WH34
Scope and Contents Collection contains a 110 page photocopy of a diary documenting Billingsley's time in Florence and Brownville, Nebraska Territory for the Presbyterian Board of Home Missions (1857-1861); later in Denver and mining camps in Colorado Territory during gold rush days (1861-1862).
Dates: 1857-1862

A. T. Lord Travel Documents

 Collection
Identifier: M250
Scope and Contents Collection contains a travel diary (February 9 - March 12, 1899) documenting an ocean voyage aboard the Hamburg-American steamship Fürst Bismarck; travel documents: passenger list, menu, hotel laundry list, letter, clippings, ephemera from an 1899 European trip.
Dates: 1899

A. Thompson Diary

 Collection
Identifier: M1632
Scope and Contents Diary of a trip from Mount Pleasant, Iowa to Montana via New York, the Isthmus, San Francisco, Portland, and the Columbia River; also return trip via Nicaragua. Describes conditions locating and building the wagon road.
Dates: March 5 - November 30, 1866

A.B. Hirschfeld Press Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH2151
Scope and Contents Collection contains company related records, correspondence, minutes, clippings, contracts, printing jobs, photographs; materials from philanthropic/educational organizations supported by the Hirschfeld family: correspondence, reports, financial information, plaques, certificates, programs; family related ephemera: photographs, guest books, academic records, correspondence.
Dates: 1900-2005

Abelardo (Lalo) Delgado Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2119
Scope and Contents Collection includes 4 scrapbooks containing clippings, correspondence, fliers, posters, programs, photographs and other ephemera.
Dates: 1960-1980

Abraham Lincoln Deputy Postmaster Appointment

 Collection
Identifier: -M1428
Scope and Contents Collection contains a document signed by Lincoln appointing Jason Weeks Deputy Postmaster at Bangor Maine; also signed by William H. Seward, Secretary of State; dated April 4, 1861.
Dates: April 4, 1861

ABRAHAM LINCOLN FELLOWS PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH134
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The collection includes twenty small field diaries containing handwritten notes and observations Fellows made during various irrigation projects. Specifications and proposals for some of these projects also form a portion of the collection. Business and personal correspondence as well as descriptive travel narratives are also included. Eleven boxes of glass plate lantern slides and photographic prints complete the collection. SERIES 1 BUSINESS 1892-1938 BOX...
Dates: 1892-1934

Abstracts of Title, Colorado

 Collection
Identifier: WH244
Scope and Contents Title abstracts of property from the various additions and subdivisions of Denver, Colo. Some additional abstracts of title from properties located outside the city and county of Denver are also included.
Dates: 1860-1969

Account of the Birch Creek massacre of 1877

 Collection
Identifier: M252
Scope and Contents Collection contains a transcript of a letter (1878 January 24, Salmon City, Idaho Territory) from W.H. Falkner to his sister: Mrs. S.A. Groves of Milford, Indiana; additional sheet provides explanation of Nez Percé uprising and massacre. Original letter owned by R. F. Stanton, Arco, Idaho.
Dates: 1878

Acme Building and Loan Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1805
Scope and Contents Collection contains minute book of stockholders and executive board meetings.
Dates: 1894-1902

Act to Incorporate, February 21, 1860

 Collection
Identifier: M105
Scope and Contents Collection contains a document assigning the "exclusive right" to water on designated sections of the South Platte River and Cherry Creek. Certified copy signed: Hugh S. Walsh, Secretary of Kansas Territory.
Dates: February 21, 1860

Adair Welker Autobiography

 Collection
Identifier: -M830
Scope and Contents Collection contains a signed typescript copy of autobiographical sketch originally written in response to a request from the librarian J.L Gillis of the State Library of California. Mostly concerns Welcker's attempts to have his writings published.
Dates: 1910

Adam J. Schrager Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WH2117
Scope and Contents Collection contains Schrager's research for his book: The Principled Politician: the Ralph Carr Story (2008).
Dates: circa 1938-2008; Majority of material found within 1938-1942

Addie Correspondence to Mary

 Collection
Identifier: M1857
Scope and Contents Letter from Houldon (or Houlton?), Addie describes children Josephine and Arthur, visit with Mrs. Putnam who is sewing clothes for soldiers, describes incident with cat that breaks pen and a visit with Mrs. Bradstreet.
Dates: circa 1861-1865

ADDISON E. BAKER PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH19
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE Twenty-three small, leather-bound pocket diaries comprise the collection, which spans 1859 to 1883. The bulk of Baker's diaries contain entries made during a single calendar year. However, in several instances, Baker made diary entries for the same period of time in two different diaries. For example, entries for January and February 1871 appear both at the end of the 1870 diary and the beginning of the 1871 diary. These entries, while not exact duplicates, are very similar. All...
Dates: April 1, 1859 - January 3, 1884

ADELAIDE A. FRENCH PAPERS

 Collection
Identifier: WH155
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE The papers in this collection reflect French's interests, primarily genealogy (others as well as her own) and the history of Denver. The papers of the Colorado Genealogical Society, the Morning Study Club and the Territorial Daughters of Colorado comprise a large part of the collection. Historical research notes and articles constitute another portion of the collection. French's diaries are included in the last part of the collection. SERIES 1 ORGANIZATIONS...
Dates: 1832-1974

Adelante Mujer, Inc. Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH2228
Scope and Contents Collection contains correspondence, programs, lists, minutes, financial records, reports, workshop materials, awards, planning materials, rosters, memos, audio tape, VHS video cassettes documenting the organization's activities, workshops, and conferences (1980-2005).
Dates: 1980-2005

Adna Adams Treat Letter

 Collection
Identifier: -M1151
Scope and Contents Collection contains typed letter to Masonic Grand Lodge of Colorado from Treat describes Masonic activities, acquaintance with General Marquis de Lafayette; handwritten eulogy for Treat.
Dates: 1899-1900

Adult Education Council of Denver Records

 Collection
Identifier: WH1029
Scope and Contents Financial records; board meeting minutes; committee reports; correspondence; handbooks; articles of incorporation and amendments; constitution; clippings; surveys; Malcolm Glenn Wyers award winners.
Dates: 1930-1984